Rotam opens ecotox lab in China
Chinese agrochemical company Rotam CropSciences (Hong Kong) has opened an ecotoxicology laboratory in Shanghai, China. With a floor space area of 3,900 sq ft (362 m), it incorporates the required species-specific testing laboratories for aquatic and terrestrial organisms. Along with Rotam’s existing physico-chemical laboratory, the new facility has advanced the company's research and development capacity, it says. The facility has received GLP accreditation and Rotam has also applied for the Institute for the Control of Agrochemicals certification from the Ministry of Agriculture in China.